August 13, 2015

Board Briefs is an unofficial summary of school board actions. Board discussion and agenda items are posted on the BoardDocs website,  and the video and audio files of the meeting can be accessed by going to the Board Meetings Videostreaming website .


All school board members were present for the board meeting held at the North Learning Center.


The school board heard presentations on the following workshop topic(s):

Back to School Update

Charter System Update



Outstanding students, staff and/or schools were honored for state, national or international awards.


After meeting in executive session, the board approved land, legal and/or personnel items, including changes on the personnel report.


Donald Fennoy, Area Superintendent of the South Learning Community was named Senior Area Superintendent

Maureen Lilly, from Assistant Principal at Alpharetta HS, to Principal at Roswell North ES

Julie Morris, from Assistant Principal at Lake Windward ES, to Principal at Lake Windward ES

Conquisha Thompson, from Administrative Assistant at Langston Hughes HS, to Assistant Principal at McNair MS

Lakasha Thompson, from CST at Barnwell ES, to Assistant Principal at Barnwell ES


New Hires
Mohamed Atwa, from SAP Administrator at 4M World Trading, to Coordinator of SAP/FICO

Donna Barrett-Williams, from K-12 Instructional Supervisor at MRESA, to Director of STEM

Garin Berry, from Director/Community School at Dacula High School in Gwinnett County Schools, to Assistant Principal at Chattahoochee HS

Patricia Gilland, from Director of Special Education in Carrol County Schools, to Coordinator of Compliance

Tanya Leon-Thomas, from Education Advocate with Fulton County Juvenile Court, to Coordinator of Exceptional Children, NWLC

Lisa Bracken, Director, Budget Services (eff. 8/28/2015)

Erika Cooper, Coordinator, Talent Management (eff. 8/7/2015)

Jasmine Kullar, Principal, Northwestern MS (eff. 7/31/2015)

Emily Massey, Principal, Sandy Springs MS (eff. 8/7/2015)


Field Trip Report for August 2015

Employee Travel Report for August 2015

Contracting Report for August 2015 for Items Between $25,000 and $99,999.99

Change Order Report for Errors, Omissions and Unforeseen Conditions

Grant Budget Adjustments under $1,000,000 for June 2015